Prestonsburg, KY: Appalachian Volunteers, 1968-69. First edition. 6 numbers bound together in maroon library buckram, various paginations (25 - 30 pages per issue), illustrated. Item #22823
First 6 numbers of this scarce activist/social justice journal. Topics include rural poverty, abuses by the coal mining industry, education, health (especially black lung disease), etc. The Appalachian Volunteers were a target of the Kentucky Unamerican Activities Committee (KUAC) and the first couple issues discuss KUAC's efforts at squashing the AVs.